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Living in the age of Pandemics

Living in the age of Pandemics

Most of the world is aware and has begun to grow tired of the extreme measures being taken to fight the COVID-19 global pandemic. But ... read more

A Member Of The TRP Community Won’t Let A Pandemic Stop Her From Care Mongering

A Member Of The TRP Community Won’t Let A Pandemic Stop Her From Care Mongering

While we are encouraged to stay home as much as we can during the COVID-19 pandemic, there are many situations in which volunteers can ... read more

TRP Students Win Illustrious 2019 PBRI Seed Grant

TRP Students Win Illustrious 2019 PBRI Seed Grant

We are honoured to announce that our students, Agnes Ryzynski, Andrew Wan, and Raja Ravi have received the prestigious 2019 ... read more

Looking to the Northern Lights: Helping in an Uncertain Time

Looking to the Northern Lights: Helping in an Uncertain Time

Pandemics such as the novel coronavirus outbreak can give rise to anxiety and uncertainty. But they can also fuel kindness. Making ... read more

TRP Student Wins Prestigious CGS-M/ SSHRC Award

TRP Student Wins Prestigious CGS-M/ SSHRC Award

We are honoured to announce that our student, Sabrin Salim has received the illustrious ‘Canada Graduate ... read more

National COVID-19 Volunteer Recruitment Campaign

National COVID-19 Volunteer Recruitment Campaign

Canada is calling for volunteers read more

U of T researcher’s ‘lab-in-a-box’ promises to boost COVID-19 testing capacity

U of T researcher’s ‘lab-in-a-box’ promises to boost COVID-19 testing capacity

"Lab-in-a-box" read more

TRP During COVID-19

TRP During COVID-19

“Adaptability is about the powerful difference between adapting to cope and adapting to win.” – Max McKeown.   read more

TR Talks: Implementation In Clinics And Community

TR Talks: Implementation In Clinics And Community

A good idea is about only about ten percent, the remaining ninety is implementation. Zoya Retiwalla| TRP | March 21, 2020 In the words ... read more

Thinking outside the box: TRP-York U Podcast

Thinking outside the box: TRP-York U Podcast

Zoya Retiwalla | TRP | March 9, 2020 The healthcare field is undergoing rapid transformation. This change in tide has brought with it a read more

Student Reflection: Chartering New Territories

Student Reflection: Chartering New Territories

#UofTMed International Student Reflection by Shayan Shayan Bashir, M.D. M.H.Sc. TRP As an internationally trained physician with a ... read more

TR Talks: Addressing Intellectual Property Like An Expert

TR Talks: Addressing Intellectual Property Like An Expert

IP is essential to incentivize innovation; doing it right is of paramount importance. Zoya Retiwalla| TRP | February 22, 2020 You have ... read more

TR Talks: Healthcare Specialists Charted Into The Uncharted Territories Of Translational Science and Doled Out Invaluable Clinical Insights

TR Talks: Healthcare Specialists Charted Into The Uncharted Territories Of Translational Science and Doled Out Invaluable Clinical Insights

Collaborations, failures, and a non-conservative attitude in risk-taking are the key to a successful translation. Zoya Retiwalla| TRP | read more

TRP Community Mourns

TRP Community Mourns

Among the flight manifest for Ukraine International Airlines Flight PS752, was the name of Amin Jebelli, a second-year TRP student. His read more

Revolutionizing Hospital Care With Artificial Intelligence: Dr. Muhammad Mamdani

Revolutionizing Hospital Care With Artificial Intelligence: Dr. Muhammad Mamdani

Zoya Retiwalla | TRP | December 6, 2019   “There are products that can have a real impact but then whether the product has ... read more

University Of Toronto Rises Again, Ranked Number One In Graduate Employability

University Of Toronto Rises Again, Ranked Number One In Graduate Employability

U of T ranked 15th globally when it comes to producing work-ready graduates, according to the latest employability rankings by Times ... read more

Lunch ‘N Learn with SE Health’s Futures Team

Lunch ‘N Learn with SE Health’s Futures Team

Lunch ‘N Learn with SE Health’s Futures Team Zoya Retiwalla | TRP | November 27, 2019  SE Health’s mission is to spread hope and ... read more

TR Talks – Innovation Heralders Shed Light On The Opportunities And Challenges In Funding Translation

TR Talks – Innovation Heralders Shed Light On The Opportunities And Challenges In Funding Translation

TR Talks – Innovation Heralders Shed Light On The Opportunities And Challenges In Funding Translation  Zoya Retiwalla | TRP | November ... read more

TR Talks – Experts Discuss The Challenges And Barriers To Innovations In Healthcare

TR Talks – Experts Discuss The Challenges And Barriers To Innovations In Healthcare

TR Talks – Experts Discuss The Challenges And Barriers To Innovations In Healthcare Zoya Retiwalla | TRP | November 27, 2019    ... read more

Lunch ‘N Learn with AGE-WELL

Lunch ‘N Learn with AGE-WELL

Lunch ‘N Learn with AGE-WELL Zoya Retiwalla | TRP | November 20, 2019   The AGE-WELL Network strives to create real-world ... read more

Translating Research Discoveries For The Advancement Of Patient Care

Translating Research Discoveries For The Advancement Of Patient Care

Banner Credit: Zoya Retiwalla for the TRP A translational researcher must speak many languages and work towards bridging the gap ... read more

Bioethics Seminar Series: Getting to Know Your Patient’s Substitute Decision Maker (SDM)

Bioethics Seminar Series: Getting to Know Your Patient’s Substitute Decision Maker (SDM)

Bioethics Seminar Series: Getting to Know Your Patient’s Substitute Decision Maker (SDM)  Features TRP Student & Respiratory ... read more

Ryzynski recognized for remarkable leadership

Ryzynski recognized for remarkable leadership

Ryzynski recognized for remarkable leadership By TYLER LOWEY, TRU Wed., Nov. 8, 2018 read more

St. Michael’s Hospital’s trauma team shows why seconds count for Toronto’s victims of violence

St. Michael’s Hospital’s trauma team shows why seconds count for Toronto’s victims of violence

St. Michael’s Hospital’s trauma team shows why seconds count for Toronto’s victims of violence By DIGITAL BROADCAST JOURNALIST, GLOBAL ... read more

Doctor’s Notes: It’s critical to act fast when stroke symptoms strike

Doctor’s Notes: It’s critical to act fast when stroke symptoms strike

Doctor’s Notes: It’s critical to act fast when stroke symptoms strike  By DR. GURPREET JASWAL Mon., Dec. 11, 2017  read more

Doctors’ Notes: Why Toronto is a liver cancer hot spot

Doctors’ Notes: Why Toronto is a liver cancer hot spot

Doctors’ Notes: Why Toronto is a liver cancer hot spot  By DRS. KOROSH KHALILI, MORRIS SHERMAN, HLA-HLA THEIN Mon., Feb. 6, 2017  read more

Doctors’ Notes: How to help your child stay dry at night

Doctors’ Notes: How to help your child stay dry at night

Doctors’ Notes: How to help your child stay dry at night  By DR. JOANA DOS SANTOS Tues., Jan. 3, 2017  read more

Doctor’s Notes: Tips for tough task of telling a kid they have cancer

Doctor’s Notes: Tips for tough task of telling a kid they have cancer

Doctor’s Notes: Tips for the tough task of telling a kid they have cancer  By DR. DANIELLE WEIDMAN Mon., Feb. 26, 2018  read more

TRP TA Mena Abdel-Nour on Learning from others, Entrepreneurial Ventures, and New Research

TRP TA Mena Abdel-Nour on Learning from others, Entrepreneurial Ventures, and New Research

Mena Abdel-Nour is co-creator of Choco Fiber. The product is a healthier alternative to the popular spread Nutella. It “has 10% of the ... read more

Translating Research Into Innovations At Sunnybrook

Translating Research Into Innovations At Sunnybrook

Translating Research Into Innovations At Sunnybrook By: Zoya Retiwalla | TRP | July 27, 2019 While success can be found by walking down read more

University Of Toronto Rises In Global World Rankings

University Of Toronto Rises In Global World Rankings

U of T Ranked In The Top 10 In Nine Subject Areas Globally According To 2020 QS World Rankings Zoya Retiwalla | TRP | July 8, 2019 The ... read more

TRP Senior Advisor receives Connaught Global Challenge Award

TRP Senior Advisor receives Connaught Global Challenge Award

Congratulations to TRP Senior Advisor & LMP Prof Avrum Gotlieb, on being one of four UofT researchers to receive the Connaught ... read more

TR Talks – Leaders Discuss Transforming Research Discoveries to Improve Patient Care

TR Talks – Leaders Discuss Transforming Research Discoveries to Improve Patient Care

Feb 4, 2019 By:  Brianne Tulk, Faculty of Medicine University of Toronto Leaders in the basic sciences, clinical epidemiology and ... read more

Found In Translation: If babies can do it, why can’t we?

Found In Translation: If babies can do it, why can’t we?

by: Sandy Marshall Meet Simon and Ian. They met when they were ~5 months old and over the following months, a friendship grew. They ... read more

In Loving Memory

In Loving Memory

When we first met, Fran and I spent three hours sharing stories and towards the end of our chat, she said, “Maybe I should take the ... read more

Faculty of Medicine Dean’s Article

Faculty of Medicine Dean’s Article

At the end of October, Trevor Young, the Dean of University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine wrote an article for their News ... read more

UofT Talks Presents – Opioids: From Wonder Drug to Epidemic – Now What?

UofT Talks Presents – Opioids: From Wonder Drug to Epidemic – Now What?

Join UofT Talks in unpacking the epidemic sweeping our nation: the opioid crisis. On Thursday June 28th, UofT Talks will be hosting an ... read more

IMS50 Scientific Day Recap

IMS50 Scientific Day Recap

IMS50 Scientific Day was held on May 9, 2018 and out TRP students, staff and faculty participated in the special day. It was a great ... read more

TRP student, Craig Madho, receives three leadership awards

TRP student, Craig Madho, receives three leadership awards

Congratulations to TRP student Craig Madho on winning the Roncari Book Prize at IMS50 Scientific Day! The Roncari Book Prize Honours ... read more

TRP director Joseph Ferenbok wins the IMS Graduate Course Director award

TRP director Joseph Ferenbok wins the IMS Graduate Course Director award

Congratulations to TRP director Joseph Ferenbok on receiving the IMS Graduate Course Director award at IMS50 Scientific Day!  The award read more

AR/VR Seminar: “Developments in Medical Realities” by Andrea Bielecki, President of INVIVO Communications Inc.

AR/VR Seminar: “Developments in Medical Realities” by Andrea Bielecki, President of INVIVO Communications Inc.

A workshop was held on May 17th at the TRP by INVIVO Communications INC. Andrea Bielecki, President, and James Hackett, Creative ... read more

TRP Capstone Project featured at UofTMed Student Showcase 2018

TRP Capstone Project featured at UofTMed Student Showcase 2018

Our second-year graduate students, Catherine Rivers and Haley Roher, highlight their Capstone Project on the importance of falls ... read more

TRP student & alumna collaborate on Doctor’s Note, Toronto Star

TRP student & alumna collaborate on Doctor’s Note, Toronto Star

By DR. MICHELLE JACOBSON, KATIE TUCKER | University of Toronto Wed., March 28, 2018 | Toronto Star   Hysterectomy is the most ... read more

TRP student, Dr Danielle Weidman shares “Tips for tough task of telling a kid they have cancer: Doctors’ Notes”

TRP student, Dr Danielle Weidman shares “Tips for tough task of telling a kid they have cancer: Doctors’ Notes”

Tips for tough task of telling a kid they have cancer: Doctors’ Notes By DR. DANIELLE WEIDMAN University of Toronto Mon., Feb. 26, 2018 read more

Celebrating IMS50th Anniversary

Celebrating IMS50th Anniversary

As part of The Institute of Medical Science (IMS), TRP is joining the IMS 50th Anniversary celebrations this year. With over 600 ... read more

Partner Project Launch

Partner Project Launch

By: Nida Zafar  The launch for the partner projects was held on Thursday October 26. Students in the Translational Research Program ... read more

TRP Student, shares via @TorontoStar Doctor’s Note her expertise on stroke recognition

TRP Student, shares via @TorontoStar Doctor’s Note her expertise on stroke recognition

By DR. GURPREET JASWALUniversity of Toronto Mon., Dec. 11, 2017 It is crucial to know the signs of a stroke and get help right away ... read more

Pillars of Health: Innovating for a better future

By: Nida Zafar More often than not, it is difficult for students to understand what opportunities exist for them once they graduate, ... read more

Naomi’s Testimonial

Naomi’s Testimonial

“The TRP not only teaches us new skills but immediately lets us practice them in applied settings. It’s a dynamic, unusual way of learning that means that I feel prepared for real-world situations and challenges.”

- Naomi Zingman-Daniels, 2018 Cohort